For Immediate Release
July 9, 2021
Contact: Tyler Collins
Community and Economic Development Officer
Business Façade Grant Funding Announced
BANGOR, Maine – The City of Bangor has announced a new round of grant funding for business façade improvements within certain areas of the City. The program offers grant funds, up to $15,000, to be matched by equal or greater investment of private funds to improve commercial storefronts. Funding may be used for a variety of façade enhancement activities including, painting, window and door repair or replacement, signage, awnings and storefront restorations. More information about the program can be found at bangormaine.gov/facadegrant
Applications are being accepted until August 13, 2021 at 1P.M.; award notifications are expected by August 20. Interested businesses and property owners are encouraged to contact Tyler Collins at (207) 992-4280 with any questions about a project before developing the full application.
The City of Bangor, Maine is a service center community of 33,039 residents and is the county seat of Penobscot County. Bangor is the major commercial and cultural center for much of northern and eastern Maine. The City is an equal opportunity employer and service provider. For information on City projects and news, see bangormaine.gov.